Google rolls out Chrome 71, which takes aim at scam websites

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It has been announced by Google that the latest version of Google Chrome the Chrome 71, is now being released for Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems, the objective of which is to keep deceptive/scam websites away from users. The latest version of Google’s browser was being worked on over the past few months and … Read more

Google made an exclusive “Sounds” app for Pixel devices

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Google has always preferred its own Android devices, Pixels above other Android devices and made something special which is exclusive to Pixel smartphones only. Google has made several custom apps which are exclusive to Pixel devices only and its latest app appears to be one related to ringtones called Sounds. The app was uploaded to … Read more

Call Screening Transcriptions start rolling out to Pixel Owners

Google Pixel 3 Call Screening

As expected, Google has started to roll out transcription for Call Screening Service of Android to Pixel Devices. The new Call Screening feature answers the calls from unknown or suspicious numbers using Google Assistant. The only way to see a conversation between a caller and Google Assistant is to witness the conversation in real time … Read more

Google Photos is getting a new feature called Express backup mode

Google Photos

Google Photos is one app that can use a lot of your data if you are careless. It can backup full resolution photos in the background, but a new feature is going to allow the users to limit the data usage with photo backups. Raja Ayyagari, Product Manager of Google Photos, talked about an upcoming feature called … Read more

Google Hangout might get shutdown for users in 2020

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The days of Google Hangouts for the users might come to an end in the year 2020, according to certain reports. Hangouts has been suffering from an identity crisis ever since Google released its replacement known as Gchat in 2013. Google Hangouts is losing its charm as it is not getting any latest update and the company … Read more

YouTube planning to make its Originals free to watch from next year

YouTube Originals

According to Variety, YouTube is working on a new strategy regarding its original content. YouTube is set to provide its users with free, ad-supported of its YouTube Original shows. These shows were previously available as a part of YouTube’s premium, paid service, YouTube Premium but from 2019, these YouTube Original shows will available to all … Read more

Google’s promoted Android apps involved in scammy ad practices

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According to a report from BuzzFeed News today, Eight Android apps with over 2 billion downloads in the Google Play Store have been involved in illegal advertisement practices. All of the 8 apps directly or indirectly link to any Chinese company. Seven of the apps are owned by a Chinese company, Cheetah Mobile and the … Read more